David A. Rosenthal, P.E.

David A. Rosenthal, P.E.

Reliability Delivery and Asset Management
Reliability Strategy and Implementation Consultancy, LLC.

David Rosenthal, P.E. leads Reliability Delivery and Asset Management for Jacobs Engineering Group in Houston, TX where he implements methods and practices to maintain their client’s assets in the US. He has been involved in Reliability and Maintenance for over 30 years. His previous positions included roles as Reliability Manager for Marsulex working the coke cutting, handling, and transport assets across five refineries. He has also been a Maintenance Director with MEMC in Houston in Polysilicon manufacturing. As a Reliability consultant David assisted LanXess which produces Butyl Rubber and Kellogg’s in their Snack Foods Division in the development of their reliability programs. 

 
The majority of his career was with Rohm and Haas Company, a specialty chemical manufacturer. He was their Maintenance and Reliability leader in their Acrylic Acid Deer Park, TX facility and a Manufacturing Manager leading their corporate Manufacturing Excellence deployment throughout its businesses. His role in their Corporate Asset Management group in the mid 90’s developed the company’s competency in Reliability and Equipment Utilization improvement.  Assignments during his twenty-eight year career included process, project engineering and technical management roles in various facilities. 
 
Dave is the incoming 2012 President of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers.  He has served on the National level as their Treasurer, Board of Director, and chair of various committees since 1990. 
 
Dave graduated from Drexel University with a B.S. in Chemical Engineering and from the University of Texas with a M.S. in Chemical Engineering. Dave is registered professional engineer in Pennsylvania.